WGME-TV (Channmel 13), May 6, 2016
SCARBOROUGH (WGME) -- There's a push to "close the gap," at one of Maine's most popular foot and biking trails.
Tune in to this video clip by ETA President Emeritus John Andrews and Trustee/Naturalist Joe Yuhas, produced as part of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend.....
The final push is on to raise the remaining $1 million needed by the end of the year to build two new bridges on the Eastern Trail that would close a 1.6-mile gap between Scarborough and South Portland.
The Eastern Trail Alliance (ETA) was featured on the Derek Volk Show on April 9, 2016, broadcast on News Talk WLOB (100.5 FM / 1310 AM).
We recently got an email from a trail enthusiast in our neighbor state, telling about efforts to build the New Hampshire Seacoast Greenway (NHSG), NH's segment of the East Coast Greenway (and which connects to the Eastern Trail at the ME/NH border). Read his message below:
"We recently set up a Facebook page for the
Our 12th annual Maine Lighthouse Ride was perhas the best ever! Around 1200 riders enjoyed a beautiful fall day, as well as the four great routes, the rest area support, and great food!
The new food additions - Portland Pie pizza, Friendly's Ice Cream, and Shipyard beer elicited glowing praise from thankful and satisfied riders.